The first table below looks at the demand for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Reading region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 67 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% - 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% - 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.05% -35.25%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
244 305 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.57% 32.83% 24.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 138 131
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.40 £20.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £32.30 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Objective-C
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Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Objective-C across the Reading region.

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C.

1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Core Animation
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Animation
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) webOS
3 1 (33.33%) Sencha
3 1 (33.33%) Sencha Touch

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Core Animation
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
2 1 (33.33%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Sencha
1 1 (33.33%) Syclo